Lone gunman kills soldier-A A +A
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
A FORMER soldier was killed by a lone gunman in an eatery in Pagadian City, the capital of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported.
The Zamboanga del Sur Police Office (ZDSPO) reported that the incident took place around 7:25 p.m. Sunday at the covered court of Plaza Luz in Barangay Gatas.
The police identified the fatality as Patrick Gonzales, 59, a former soldier and also a former security officer of a private security agency.
Investigation showed that Gonzales was eating his dinner when the suspect arrived and shot the victim without provocation.
The suspect, who is clad in denim pants, black jacket and a baseball cap, escaped aboard a motorcycle, the police said. (Bong Garcia)